Football Game Notes vs. Alfred University - Oct. 6, 2018


The Matchup…Buffalo State is coming off a 41-7 homecoming victory over Hartwick last week to improve to 1-3 overall and 1-0 in Empire 8 play. Alfred picked up its second-straight win, defeating Morrisville State to move to 3-1 overall and 2-0 in league play. The Saxons hold a 12-7 lead in the all-time series, including wins in each of the past six seasons. Alfred prevailed 21-3 last season at home, pulling away with a pair of fourth-quarter touchdowns.

The Bengals' Last Game…Buffalo State forced five turnovers and held Hartwick to just 276 yards of total offense to celebrate homecoming with a convincing 41-7 victory in an Empire 8 season-opener at Coyer Field.

On offense, the Bengals piled up 447 total yards with a balanced attack. Martin Bailey paced Buffalo State on the ground with 117 yards on 21 carries and two touchdowns and added one catch for 21 yards. Senior quarter